Johnny Christmas

Security Researcher, Uptake

Johnny Xmas is an OT Security Researcher and Lead OT Penetration Tester for Uptake Technologies, a data science company dedicated to the idea that machines never have to break. Most famous for his work on the 2015 and 2016 TSA Master Key leaks, he has spent the past 15 years presenting on the topics of information security, user rights and career advancement at over 60 events in six countries. His infamous mixture of humor and raw sincerity lead to hilarious, but at their core serious discussions revolving around our inherent desire to get in our own way.